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Tetanus Antitoxoid Antibody IgG

Order Name TETANUS A
Test Number: 3807000
Revision Date 04/08/2019
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Tetanus Antitoxoid Antibody IgG
Multi-Analyte Fluorescent Detection 53935-3 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 1 mL (0.15 ) Serum Clot Activator SST Refrigerated
Instructions Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. "Pre" and "post" vaccination specimens should be submitted together for testing. "Post" specimen should be drawn 30 days after immunization and, if shipped separately, must be received within 60 days of "pre" specimen. Please clearly mark specimens "Pre-Vaccine" or "Post-Vaccine" so that specimens will be saved and tested simultaneously.
Unacceptable Specimens: Plasma and other body fluids. Severely lipemic, contaminated and hemolyzed specimens.
Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 2 days; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles).
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Mon- Fri 
Expected TAT 2-4 Days  
Notes Reference Lab: ARUP
Test Code: 50535
Click Here to view information on the ARUP website.
CPT Code(s) 86317
Lab Section Reference Lab